Education, Teaching & Tech

By Vicki Davis | Education, technology and teaching news for busy people who want to be in the know. Curated By @coolcatteacher

Inside the Mind of a Teacher Who Reads Body Language and Microexpressions

Teaching

Beyond Red Ink: 7 Ways to Differentiate Instruction Through Assessment

We need to differentiate instruction. Derived from the word “different,” differentiation points to the fact that different ways of teaching can help …

5 Ways to Overcome Cognitive Overload

<i>Dr. Todd Finley on episode 325 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Ditch the Behavior Chart Clips in Kindergarten (And What To Do Instead!)

Using the Real World Classrooms Model When Teaching Finance

Kasey Bell's 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

District Leadership: Teacher-Driven Curriculum Design at the District Level

<i>Dr. Steven Weber on episode 319 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterMore …

Hyperdocs Literacy Task Boards and Flipgrid Reading Circles

Improving support for young biomedical scientists

AAAS login provides access to <i>Science</i> for AAAS members, and access to other journals in the <i>Science</i> family to users who have purchased individual …

Science

FREE Healthy Lifestyle Program for School and Parents: fit4Schools from Sanford Health

<i>Daily Fitness Challenges, a Fun Sweepstakes, and a Way to Link to Parents for Healthy Lifestyle Choices</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki …

Discovery and Inquiry-Based Learning in the Math Classroom

<i>Carrie Pierce on episode 313 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Sown to Grow: How to Nurture a Growth Mindset Through This Reflective Software

Holistic Learning

Kyle Pearce: How to Make Math Visual

Building a Classroom Community by Having Parent Parties

5 Ways to Bring Financial Literacy into Any School

Merge Cube Mania in Middle School

<i>Karen Bosch on episode 288 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterKaren Bosch …

Legends of Learning: The Game-Based Science Platform for Grades 3-8

<i>Sponsored by Legends of Learning</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterStudents love to play games, and they …

Open Badges in Elementary School

<i>Amy Cooper on episode 292 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterSome …

The Best PD for Math Teachers and How to Use it #mtbos #iteachmath

<i>David Petro on episode 294 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterDavid Petro …

The Edvocate’s 2018 EdTech 20: A Ranking of 20 Global Edtech Influencers

Who are the biggest edtech influencers in the world? <i>The Edvocate</i> editorial team has exhaustively researched the movers and shakers of edtech and …

Teaching isn’t Rocket Science – It’s Way More Complex

<i>Dr. Doug Green on episode 284 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterDr. Doug …

Teaching

Drones in the Classroom: Teaching Writing and Collaboration with Drones

<i>Santha Walters on episode 282 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterSantha …

Connecting Parents to Student’s Digital Lives

<i>Mike Daugherty on episode 281 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterMike …

Classroom Earth: Teach Conservation By Going Outside

<i>The Flint River Project: An Exemplar Whole-School Project</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterIf I had one …

Teaching

Maker Monday: How Start the Week with Creativity and Purpose (ENCORE)

<i>The top Monday Motivation episode of 2018 so far with John Spencer 276</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Teaching

Active Learning in the Science Classroom

<i>Glen Westbroek on episode 271 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Game Based Learning in Action

<i>Matthew Farber on episode 268 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Service Learning: Grants and FREE Resources to Help Your Students Serve and Grow

<i>Sponsored by We Are Teachers, The Allstate Foundation, and WE.</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterService …